As Sydney sweltered in yesterday’s heat-wave hotels were popular. This was the scene at 1 pm in the Astra Hotel, Bondi. Average success of thirsty drinkers in the crowded bar was two drinks per hour.
– The Sydney Sun Sunday 4 November 1945.
For a history of the Astra Hotel, and more pictures, visit the Time Gents’ story here.
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